25 Entrepreneurs Share the Worst Recommendation They Ever Obtained
I don’t know if it is dangerous universally, or if it was simply dangerous for me. While you’re constructing a product, typical recommendation is take heed to what your customers are saying. I’ve discovered that’s horrible recommendation for Duolingo. The spirit of the recommendation is nice, however numerous occasions, there’s a drawback that arises. If the suggestions channels are such that that just a few customers get to speak to you, you might be solely listening to the loudest ones, not all of them, and that’s the place it breaks down.
We’ve a discussion board on our web site the place folks can discuss language, however they usually ask about options. I’ve discovered that listening to folks within the boards is a horrible thought. For instance, we redesigned the web site just a few years in the past,and folks within the discussion board have been saying how horrible it was. A whole lot of posts about how this was the worst choice we had ever made. All of the whereas we have been trying on the metrics for the brand new web site, they usually have been considerably higher.
If you’re simply listening to the individuals who attain out to you, than that may be a biased pattern of people who find themselves a loud minority. In fact that isn’t all the time the case, however until you already know what you might be doing, you must be careful for that bias.